Asheville Angel Pets Conference and Expo

Asheville Angel Pets Conference and Expo held at the Renaissance Hotel Asheville, NC

Conference and Expo Saturday, June 8th! Get Your Tickets Today!

Animal Hospital of North Asheville is a proud Gold Level sponsor! 

Angel Pets Conference 2019 – Asheville, NC
Saturday, June 8th from 8-5 pm at the Renaissance Hotel (Salon A). 

This pioneering, unique, and much-needed conference covers many topics on senior pet care needs, end-of-life care, caregiver support and grief healing. The conference highlights important medical topics for senior animal needs and resources, assessing animal quality-of-life, explaining animal hospice and palliative care, and covering the medical, practical, and emotional considerations for pets at the end-of-life transition. Special focus will also be on grief healing from pet loss for ourselves and family, which is often complex and under-addressed in our society. 


  • Animal Hospital of North Asheville's very own Dr. Kasandra Garner will be presenting Senior Pet Care and Senior Pet Resources.
  • Beth Marchitelli, DVM – covering Animal Hospice and End of Life topics for our pets, Assessing Pet Quality of Life
  • Coleen Ellis, CT, CLCP – Two Hearts Pet Loss Pet Center – Covering Topics of Pet Loss Grief support for ourselves and others
  • Angel Mitchell, DVM, Bonnie Brae Veterinary Hospital, covering Senior Pet Nutritional needs and research updates

Conference Schedule

Some presentations offer professional RACE CE credits. Great for pet parents and pet professionals. Tickets $125. 


Saturday, June 8th 10-6 pm at the Renaissance Hotel (Salon B/C). 

Over 45 vendors specializing in all services and products for pets, senior pet care needs, canine rehab specialists, pet trainers, animal artists, pet memorabilia, animal communicators, grief healing services, veterinarians, holistic pet services, animal acupuncture and chiropractic, pet photographers, and other pet supportive topics. All things pets! Select featured vendor presentations throughout the day. 

The goal of the Angel Pets Expo is to bring people together with resources and services which help the care and honoring of our pets, and ourselves as pet parents. Open to the public, $5 at door. 

See list of vendors and more information at or contact L. Leigh Love at 828-450-4424. Vendor and sponsorship space still available.

This conference is sponsored and organized by Bright Star Studio, a place of Art and Spirit.

The Renaissance Hotel is located at 31 Woodfin St., Asheville, NC.

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Purchase Tickets Here. 

Contact:  or 828-450-4424